In this chapter we highlight 56 construction and real estate lawyers in the Swiss market who have been nominated for their expertise in commercial and residential matters across a wide range of sectors.
Most highly regarded
Schellenberg Wittmer achieves four listings here.
Nathalie Voser is an established and “well-known” name in the Swiss construction market, distinguished as a leading light when it comes to acting as arbitrator and counsel in high-value disputes.
The diligent and experienced Elliott Geisinger is an “expert on construction law” and well regarded for his superb work on commercial disputes involving contracts and transactions.
Yves Jeanrenaud, leader of the firm’s construction and real estate practice, is renowned for his strong experience advising Swiss and international clients on financing, structuring and investments across the sector.
Josef Caleff is as “a specialist” in real estate according to peers who commend his depth of experience in related transactions, financing and leasing.
Lalive receives four listings in this chapter.
Michael Schneider is a long-standing figure in the Swiss market, ranking highly for his wealth of experience on high-value construction disputes.
Bernd Ehle comes highly recommended by a host of practitioners in the Swiss construction market for his work as an arbitrator and counsel on sophisticated construction disputes.
The acclaimed Matthias Scherer is well versed in construction matters with strong experience as co-counsel for many complex construction arbitration proceedings.
Samuel Moss enjoys a strong international reputation for his top-tier handling of international arbitration proceedings relating to construction projects and contracts.
Walder Wyss also performs well in this chapter with five listings.
Thomas Müller has an “impressive” reputation among peers thanks to his superb work advising both private and public sector clients on a range of real estate matters.
The distinguished Christian Eichenberger has extensive experience and knowledge of real estate development and dispute resolution. Peers “can recommend” him with ease.
Francis Nordmann is “well known in Zurich” where he is especially well regarded for the first-rate counsel he provides on real estate finance.
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal sees four practitioners listed.
Cosima Trabichet-Castan is looked upon with enormous favour by market commentators who applaud her deep knowledge of real estate deals and contracts.
Philippe Prost is “well regarded” for his impressive work advising corporate and private clients across the sector.
Sources would “definitely recommend” Wolfgang Müller, who is revered for his “outstanding” ability on real estate transactions.
Walter Häberling is highly esteemed for his plethora of experience in real estate and commercial law. He is hailed as a “lease law” and “rental law specialist” in the Swiss market.
Baker McKenzie performs well with three lawyers listed in this chapter.
The “knowledgeable and experienced”Alexander Wyss is highlighted as a “heavyweight in Swiss real estate law”. His expertise lies in domestic and international real estate transactions.
Martin Furrer is widely recognised as one of the best in real estate throughout Switzerland, renowned for his considerable expertise handling transactions and financing across the sector.
The “excellent” Daniel Peregrina has over 30 years of experience in dispute resolution and stands out for his superb work in contentious proceedings across the real estate and construction sectors.
Niederer Kraft Frey’s Andreas Vögeli is “an excellent strategist”, renowned for his “high-quality and in-depth knowledge on Swiss real estate transactions” on both buy-side and sell-side matters.
Stefan Gerster of CMS von Erlach Poncet is “a fine real estate lawyer”, complimented for his adept handling of acquisitions, financings and investments.
Sibylle Schnyder is a leading figure in the Swiss construction and real estate market, well thought of for her sweeping knowledge of real estate transactions, portfolios and construction projects.
Bär & Karrer’s Corrado Rampini leads the firm’s real estate team and is held in high esteem for the top-notch counsel he delivers on portfolio transactions and asset financings.
At Lenz & Staehelin, Cécile Berger Meyer is “renowned” for her profound ability to deliver effective counsel to clients on financings, acquisitions and regulation.
Andreas Rötheli is a leading figure in real estate and corporate law, and stands out for his expert handling of related transactions.
At Baur Hürlimann, Roland Hürlimann comes highly recommended by peers who consider him a go-to figure in the Swiss market for construction arbitration and litigation.